The Degree in Biology consists of 240 ECTS credits, divided into four academic years, each of which is divided into two semesters.
The subject load for each semester is 30 ECTS credits, divided among basic, required and elective subjects:
Basic subjects: 60 ECTS credits
Required subjects: 141 ECTS credits
Elective subjects: 24 ECTS credits
Final Year Project: 15 ECTS credits
The fundamental objective of the degree is to train professionals:
Who have the basic knowledge and skills that a biologist must possess, as well as the specific knowledge and skills in the various fields of applications and disciplines that make up biology, and who are capable of applying this knowledge in order to analyze, explain, preserve and transform biological systems.
Who have scientific curiosity and a capacity for working in international contexts, which will allow them to participate in translational research in the various fields of biology.
Who are equipped with a well-rounded humanistic and cultural education, which will help them develop their personal identities and to achieve the attitudes and capabilities needed to provide effective service to society with honor, responsibility, teamwork skills and a spirit of solidarity and service.
Studying Biology at the University of Navarra: